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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
Trump reversed an Obama-era ban on importing legally hunted elephant remains — known as trophies — from Zimbabwe and Zambia. Check out and 's statement bashing the decision → .
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
It's ! Take a hike at one of the 17 national parks that are at risk of a fee increase to show the admin how important it is to keep our parks affordable for all Americans →
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
Behind the scenes at a denialist conference, where leaders thank Trump for NOT talking about the issue and plan how to keep stories out of the news. They say Zinke/ haven't done enough favors for industry yet
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Rep. Jim Costa Nov 17
I joined 90 of my House colleagues in sending this letter to , urging him to not raise park fees. These lands belong to all Americans. :
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
The park system was established to conserve our natural, cultural and historic treasures for current and future generations. Pricing out families goes against the foundation of our and everything they stand for.
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Rep. Jim Costa Nov 17
To : Our & public lands are a precious resource. Raising park fees will make it harder for Americans to visit our parks, including .
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Ruben Gallego Nov 17
The fee hike will price out young people and many hard working families from America's public lands. National Parks should belong to everyone - not just those who can afford to visit.
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal Nov 17
The Trump administration wants to hike fees at our national parks by 180%. This contradicts the very reason nat'l parks like Mount Rainier were established! And it will lead to even greater disparities in who visits them. Our parks must be .
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Rep. Derek Kilmer Nov 17
Replying to @RepDerekKilmer
There is better idea for fixing “America’s Best Idea” than sticking visitors with the bill. I have a bipartisan plan to reduce the maintenance backlog. Read more about the National Park Legacy Act here:
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Rep. Derek Kilmer Nov 17
I support nature hikes, not entry fee hikes. Speak up against the fee hike before Thanksgiving here:
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Rep. Don Beyer Nov 17
We are saying no to outrageous fee hikes for the people to visit their National Parks.
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Dina Titus Nov 17
Are you opposed to Zinke's dangerous fee hikes for our National Parks? Join the Twitter chat today at noon ET to speak out and stand up against this misguided proposal.
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
A3: conducts programs that connect people to parks through health promotion, fosters society’s understanding & appreciation for the life-sustaining role of parks & creates the next generation of park stewards. Fee hikes could halt these programs.
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
A2: Last year visited w/ a group of 4th graders from South Tucson. Most of the kids had never visited a . The fee hike would force another economic divide, where hard-working Americans would be left on the outside looking in.
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Rep. Diana DeGette Nov 17
The park system was established to conserve our natural, cultural and historic treasures for every American. 's plan to hike fees to 17 parks, including Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park, goes against everything they stand for. We must ensure .
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Rep. Adam Smith Nov 17
Proposed fee hikes could have a big impact on communities of color by creating a new disincentive for groups that have stayed away from, or felt discouraged from visiting our national parks.
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
RM took his 74-year-old father who lived in AZ most of his life to visit for the first time. His father stood, rapt, taking in the unbelievable view. The fee increase would take moments like this away.
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
The admin is proposing to increase the entrance fee at 17 of our most popular national parks by 180% (from $25 per vehicle to $70). Follow the hashtag and join us for a convo NOW on why we oppose the fee increase.
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Rep. Don Beyer Nov 17
In a hearing I talked to Governor about how to help Puerto Rico restore clean water and rebuild its electric grid:
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Nat Resources Dems Nov 17
In today's : failed to document travel expenses with the inspector general. Trump admin treats public $ like piggy bank with no accountability. cc
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